Find out about other Colorectal Trials and the University of Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit unit below:

BCTU - The University of Birmingham Clinical trials Unit (BCTU) is a Research Unit within the School of Medicine specialising in the design, conduct and analysis of clinical trials.

Other Colorectal trials

TREC - Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) and Radiotherapy in Early Rectal Cancer A randomised Phase II feasibility study to compare radical TME surgery versus short course preoperative radiotherapy with delayed local excision for treatment of early rectal cancer.

CReST - The role of endoluminal stenting in the acute management of obstructing colorectal cancer.

CReST2 - Uncovered vs covered endoluminal stenting in the acute management of obstructing colorectal cancer in the palliative setting.

DREAMS - Dexamethasone Reduces Emesis After Major Gastrointestinal Surgery.

Falcon - Pragmatic multicentre FActorial randomised controlled triaL testing measures to reduCe surgical site infection in lOw and middle income couNtries.

FOxTROT - Fluoropyrimidine, Oxaliplatin & Targeted Receptor pre-Operative Therapy for colon cancer. A randomised trial assessing whether preoperative chemotherapy and/or anti-EGFR monoclonal antibody improve outcome in high-risk operable colon cancer.

FIAT - The Fistula In Ano Trial.

ROCSS - Reinforcement of Closure of Stoma Site.

ENDCaP-c - Enhanced Neoplasia Detection and Cancer Prevention in Chronic Colitis.

STOP-COLITIS (website coming soon) - A prospective, open-label, randomised pilot study to assess two possible routes of Faecal Microbiota Transplant (FMT) delivery in patients with ulcerative colitis.